Ugam delivers Tech Talk at MLDS 2021 on the evolution and application of machine learning


Mumbai, February 12, 2021: Ugam’s data science experts headlined Day 1 of Machine Learning Developers Summit (MLDS) 2021 with an impactful Tech Talk titled, ‘Elementary, my dear ML’. The session brought to light the evolution of machine learning (ML) and its applications through real-world, applicable use cases and learnings.

In today’s fast-paced world, businesses cannot shy away from leveraging artificial intelligence and machine learning to solve critical problems. However, the complexities associated with big data, along with a need for faster results, can make the journey towards building an ‘ML-savvy’ analytical framework challenging. During the Tech Talk, Ugam’s data science experts Sayanti Bhattacharya and Ashwin Pai discussed how leading businesses are applying machine learning to solve critical business problems and drive impact.

MLDS is India’s largest summit for machine learning practitioners, organised by Analytics India Magazine. The summit brings together India’s leading Machine Learning innovators and practitioners to share their ideas and experiences about AI/ML tools, advanced developments, new trends and developer products.

“I congratulate MLDS on a successful 3rd edition”, said Sunil Mirani, Co-founder & CEO of Ugam. “The application of machine learning is a journey with incremental improvements. Businesses can derive value from even small applications of ML. The right way to navigate this journey is by continuously evolving. ​At Ugam, our data science and analytics teams work with cutting-edge proprietary tools and technologies to help businesses solve critical problems. We are always looking at investing in hiring and training both budding as well as experienced data science talent who use ML to deliver impact for global corporations.”

Sayanti B, Senior Manager at Ugam, was awarded the 40 Under 40 Data Scientist Award 2021 at the summit. This accolade recognises data science professionals who demonstrate considerable expertise in implementing analytics in innovative ways to drive business insights and enable growth.
About Ugam
Ugam, a Merkle company, is a leading analytics and technology services company. Our customer-centric approach delivers impactful business results for large corporations by leveraging data, technology, and expertise. We consistently deliver superior, impactful results through the right blend of human intelligence and AI. With 2400+ people spread across locations worldwide, we successfully deploy our services to create success stories across industries like Retail & Consumer Brands, High Tech, BFSI, Distribution, and Market Research & Consulting. Over the past 20 years, Ugam has been recognized by several firms including Forrester and Gartner, and was recently named the No.1 data science company in India by Analytics Insight.
About MLDS
MLDS features 50+ focused sessions, keynotes and workshops by some of the foremost minds from machine learning field. It is the first-of-its-kind conference to cover both the technical and business aspect of this emergent technology. The program is also a platform for learning and networking, well-suited for both developers and C-suite executives to understand how this technology will make the biggest impact this year, both in terms of career and business prospects.